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Spurs’ Manu Ginobili, 41, Retires After 16 Seasons; NBA Figures And Fans React

August 28, 20180

On Monday, veteran San Antonio Spurs star Manu Ginobili announced his retirement from the NBA after 16 seasons. Manu Ginobili Retires From…


Blackhawks Legend Stan Mikita Dies At 78 After Long Battle With Dementia; Mike Meyers & Other Celebs Pay Tribute

August 8, 20180

Stan Mikita, a Chicago Blackhawks legend, died at age 78 on Tuesday following a long battle with dementia. Blackhawks Great…


Ex-UCLA Basketball Star Billy Knight Found Dead At 39, Player Shared Goodbye Video Hours Before Death

July 11, 20180

Former UCLA basketball star Billy Knight was discovered dead along the side of a road in Phoenix on Sunday morning. He…


WWE Star Leon White, Known as ‘Vader,’ Dies Of Heart Failure At 63; Tributes Pour In

June 21, 20180

Veteran WWE star Leon White, whom many wrestling fans knew by the nickname Big Van Vader — or simply Vader…


Former Seahawks, Bills Coach Chuck Knox Dies At 86; Tributes Pour In

May 14, 20180

Former Seattle Seahawks head coach Chuck Knox died Saturday at age 86. Chuck Knox Dead At 86 According to the Seattle Times, Knox had…


Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus Lead Tributes To Rory McIlroy After Northern Irishman’s Arnold Palmer Invitational Win

March 19, 20180

Rory McIlroy birdied five of his last six holes to secure a victory at the Arnold Palmer Invitational at Bay Hill…


Former Middleweight Champion Jake LaMotta, ‘Raging Bull’ Subject, Dead At 95: Tributes Pour In

September 21, 20170

Jake LaMotta, a former middleweight champion boxer who was portrayed by Robert De Niro in Martin Scorsese’s award-winning 1980 movie Raging Bull, died Wednesday at…


Tributes Pour In For Steve Palermo, Ex-MLB Umpire, Dead At 67

May 15, 20170

Former Major League Baseball umpire Steve Palermo died Sunday at the age of 67 after a long battle with cancer. Ex-MLB Umpire…


Tributes Pour In For Lou Richards, Ex-Australian Football Player And Commentator Dead At 94

May 8, 20170

Lou Richards, an Australian sports legend who played for Collingwood Football Club, died at his nursing home in a Melbourne suburb…


Tributes Pour Out For Ex-England Defender And Tottenham Coach Ugo Ehiogu, Dead At 44

April 21, 20170

Ugo Ehiogu, Tottenham’s under-23 team coach and former defender for Aston Villa and England’s national team, died after suffering a heart…